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October 18, 2010

Vol.203 / No.10
Signs Of the Times

The last remaining Catholic adoption agency in England has filed an appeal against a decision forbidding it to turn away same-sex couples.

Charles K. WilberOctober 18, 2010

The old advice, “Keep your eye on the ball,” applies to current discussions of the U.S. economy. The country has been diverted from focusing on the immediate issue, which is jobs, to an issue of importance over the longer term—namely, deficits and the national debt. The claim that

Film
John AndersonOctober 18, 2010

'Vision,' Margarethe von Trotta's study of Hildegard of Bingen, is both a film and a moral lesson.

The Word
Barbara E. ReidOctober 18, 2010

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time (C), Oct. 24, 2010

Faith in Focus
B. G. KelleyOctober 18, 2010

Finding old friends and a new outlook at the ocean

Signs Of the Times

Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan has pledged a seat in a New York Catholic school for any child who wants it.

Editorials
The EditorsOctober 18, 2010

The saga of Mother Mary MacKillop says much about sanctity, about sin, about women and about hope.